Graham Barber plays Sigfrid Karg-Elert (Raven)

August 30, 2021
Sigfrid's Unbeaten Tracks
Sigfrid's Unbeaten Tracks

Raven imports the CD Sigfrid's Unbeaten Tracks, of music by Sigfrid Karg-Elert and produced by by Fugue State Films in the UK with Graham Barber playing his own transcription for organ of Karg-Elert’s Sonata, op. 46, originally for harmonium and infused with the B-A-C-H theme, in three movements and about 40 minutes in duration. Barber also transcribes and plays six character pieces by Karg-Elert from the 33 Portraits of Composers, op. 101.

The venue is St. Paul's Church in Ulm, Germany, and its 1910 organ by the Link Brothers of Geingen-an-der-Brenz, Germany, enlarged in 2015 to 4 manuals and 86 ranks by Thomas Gaida of Wemmetsweiler, retaining and adding Romantic stops. 

FSRCD-016 $16.98 postpaid in the US from RavenCD.com 804/355-6386

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